Saturday, October 20, 2018

Nigerian Lady Dies Six Months After Her Wedding During Childbirth [Photo]

A Nigerian lady identified as Ifot Lovemary, has died during childbirth. Her sister in law, Favour Ifot who is mourning her death took to Facebook to say she died yesterday, October 19th, exactly 6 months after her wedding. She wrote;

''On the 19th of April 2018, we all gathered in love celebrating your marriage with our brother, you symbolizes peace and love but today being the 19th of October 2018, we are filled with tears knowing that you left us alone to be in the mortuary with our baby….. Lovemary where are you? This was not our plans?? We wish we can wake up from this dream…you left my brother alone, you left your family alone you left us alone….death why her? Today supposed to be your six months wedding anniversary why are you alone? Death why??? I can’t stop crying..Rest in peace my dearest''

I Regret I Ended Up Co-Parenting- Teebillz

Teebillz has said he regrets he ended up co-parenting! He stated this on his instagram page saying he had in the past challenged his parents in his quiet time over the same issue and today he finds himself in the same position. While posting photos of his children on the platform, he wrote;

''I used to challenge my parents on my quiet time.... Now I'm embarrassed to tell them, I ended up as a co-parent... Deep Thought! Y’all will never go through the same! God’s willing and his Grace will be sufficient for all my needs to take care of you all ??#TruthToSelf ???????????

Nnamdi Kanu Called Me- Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has said the newly re-surfaced Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra has called him.

He made the revelation on twitter saying;

''I just received a call from my brother Nnamdi Kanu. I am delighted that he is alive and well. I commend his strength and courage even as I marvel at the loyalty, resilience, and commitment of his lawyer Ifeanyi Ejiofor and IPOB. We have agreed to work together to VOTE Buhari out.''

Why My Past Marriages Failed – Akin Lewis

Akin Lewis is a household name in the make-belief industry in Nigeria, having made some monumental impact since he started out in the ‘70s.

Till date, every producer and director strive to get him on set due to the sterling professionalism he brings to play. But then, the soft-spoken actor in this interview with the Sun, made some eye-opening and breath-taking confessions, not hiding his feelings one bit.

You are over 60 years old now. How would you say the road has been for you in your career?

In one word, it has been awesome and that really encompasses mountain top experiences, valley low experiences and all of that. Having spent as long as I have, things have really happened, and that is why I said ‘awesome’.

Canada Almost Runs Out Of Weed Two Days After Marijuana Was Legalised

After just two days Canada has already started running out of weed with police being called to help at some stores.

There were long queues and reports of shortages across different parts of the country with some being unable to buy cannabis. After waiting seven hours in line at a store in downtown Montreal on Wednesday, a man who only gave his name as Alexandre, 30, said he was turned away at closing at 9pm. Police stepped in to disperse the crowd, without incident.

Other people have been shocked by the relatively high prices ranging from Can$5.25 (£3.09) per gram in Quebec to $18.99 (£11.16) per gram in Saskatchewan. Before it was legalised the average price per gram was $6.79 (£3.99).

Two Ex-Nigerian Airways Workers Die On Queue

Inadequate verification forms from the Ministry of Finance, Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA) department has stalled the on-going verification and data capturing exercise of former workers of defunct national carrier, Nigeria Airways. 

The exercise is holding at the Sky Catering Services at the Murtala Mohammed Airport (MMA), Lagos and sources told Saturday Sun that two retirees who had slumped while on the queue to get their documents verified were later pronounced dead after being rushed to hospital.

On Monday, officials of PICA had said that at least 500 retirees would be verified and captured daily for final disbursement of their entitlement, but five days after the commencement of the exercise, out of the 3,000 slated for the exercise, only 400 had been verified and gone through the data capturing.

Kanu To Make Live Radio Broadcast Tomorrow

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has said its leader who appeared in Jerusalem in Israel on Friday for prayers will make a life radio broadcast in Radio Biafra on Sunday.

IPOB in a statement by its Media and Publicity Secretary Comrade Emma Powerful, said its leader during the life broadcast will tell Biafrans, friends of Biafra and the world at large on his whereabout over a year now and what transpired on 14th of September, 2017, the day the Nigeria military invaded his father’s compound during operation python dance 2 and why he decided to talk.

No Actor Has Ever Caught My Fancy, Fast Rising Actress Adebukola Salawu Boasts

Young and passionate actress cum producer, Adebukola Salawu is currently making waves as one of the fast-rising actresses writing her name in gold.

With three movies to her name already, Adebukola, a graduate of Banking and Finance believes that making her movies gives her an edge over many of her contemporaries and puts her in an enviable position in the industry.

Relishing the experience of being an actress, Adebukola disclosed that waking up to do what one is passionate about makes it very interesting for her.

She disclosed that no actor in the Yoruba movie industry has ever caught her fancy, adding that “I don’t see any of the actors in the industry that I can date. I have never dated any of them and it will never happen. I am not against those who date them but for me, it is an aberration,” she stated.

Finally! Shehu Sani Quits APC...

Shehu Sani, a senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District has resigned his membership of the All Progressives Congress.

The Senator in a letter addressed to the chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomhole, did not give reasons for his action. The letter reads, ” I present to you highest compliments and wish by this communication to formally offer to you my resignation from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

“I had joined the APC and remained with it against all odds with the belief that it will constitute a veritable platform for the realization of those democratic ideals which I hold very dear, that honour and integrity will be the ultimate ethos of the party and, most importantly, that internal party democracy will always be the norm.  However, only posterity can affirm the extent to which the APC has committed to and reflected these values.

Nollywood Loses Prominent Filmmaker, Ekejimbe

A prominent Nollywood figure, Chris Ekejimbe is dead. Ekejimbe, a filmmaker and owner of 4Screams Production Company was a board member of the Association of Nollywood Core Producers (ANCOPS) and founder of notable Nollywood social media group, Film4Life.

News of his demise was broken to members of the group by founding president of ANCOPS, Mr. Alex Eyengho early Saturday.

“Folks! Sad day for Nollywood! Chris Ekejimbe just passed on a few moments ago at LUTH. Lord have mercy. I just spoke with the wife!” Eyengho stated.

Video Clip: Kano Assembly Summons Editor

The Committee set up by the Kano State House of Assembly to investigate the authenticity of a video clip allegedly showing Governor Abdullahi Ganduje receiving bribe, has summoned the Editor-in-Chief of Daily Nigerian,Malam Ja’afar Ja’afar, to appear before it.

Daily Nigerian is an online newspaper that published the controversial video clip.

The comiittee’s Secretary, Mujtafa Aminu, told  the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano yesterday that the committee had in a letter dated Oct. 19, 2018 requested Ja’afar to appear before the committee on Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Assembly’s Complex.

EFCC Moves Fayose To Lagos For Trial

Former Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose’s trial will most likely begin at a Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, according to reports.

Ahead of the trial, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is expected to move Fayose from Abuja to Lagos this weekend.

According to The Nation, the EFCC confirmed Friday that Fayose has been served charges and trial notice. The ex-governor is facing trial in connection with N1.299 billion and $5.3 million allegedly allocated to him by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) from N4.65 billion slush fund allegedly shared by ONSA.

Couple Dubbed 'Fred & Rose West' Jailed For 36 Years For R-ping Three Girls

A twisted married couple dubbed the 'Fred and Rose West' of their town have been locked up for r-ping three "vulnerable" teenage girls.

Peter Griffiths, 65, will spend 21 years behind bars, while wife Avril, 61, was handed a 15-year sentence by a judge today.

The pair, from Barry, south Wales, abused the young women in a number of locations, including on a boat and in an 'A-Team van'.

One victim said during their trial: "Everyone hated them. They were the Fred and Rose West of the town people would avoid them."

Saudi Arabia ADMITS Jamal Khashoggi Is Dead

Saudi Arabia has finally admitted that journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead after offering various explanations for his disappearance more than two weeks ago.

The country has carried out its own investigation into what happened to the 59-year-old at its own consulate in Istanbul, Turkey and claimed Friday evening he died following an altercation on October 2.

This is the latest claim made by the kingdom, which earlier said Khashoggi had left the consulate alive and well.

And President Donald Trump has said he believes the explanation for the journalist's death is credible, despite previous reports torturers severed the journalist's fingers during an interrogation and later beheaded and dismembered him.

Dasuki Laundered N2.1bn, Not Me, Raymond Dokpesi Tells court

A media mogul, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, and his Daar Investment and Holdings Company Limited, told the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday that they were not the launderers of the N2.1bn as alleged in their ongoing trial, but the former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), who paid the funds to them in 2015.

They spoke through their lawyer, Chief Kanu Agabi (SAN), while arguing their no-case submission which they filed after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission closed the case against them with the 14th prosecution witness on May 28, 2018.

The EFCC had charged Dokpesi and Daar Investment with money laundering and procurement fraud involving the sum of N2.1bn which they allegedly received from the Office of the National Security Adviser between January and March 2015.

Photos Of Ebuka & Shagari's Grandson Making Waves On The Internet

Lol, they shared the photos online and girls have been left 'breathless'! Lol, we don;t know about Usman Shagari, do you all remember Ebuka is married? Lol, smh!

More photos...

I Get Shy In Bed- Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian has revealed she's 'insecure and shy' in the bedroom.

Talking to Richardson Magazine for its 20th anniversary cover story, the 37-year-old reality star acknowledged how her wild and s-xual public persona differs from the one at home.

'I'm actually uncomfortable when I talk about s-x,' she tells the erotica publication, 'But I’m vain like that. I can go on a set and be fully n-ked in front of 50 people doing a shoot, but if I’m one-on-one, intimate in bed, I’m, like, shy and insecure.

'I definitely have two different personalities like that. But I think motherhood has actually made me more confident about being publicly s-xy.'

Meghan Markle Admits Ditching Social Media Made Her Feel Free

As one of the most famous and most photographed women on the planet, the Duchess of Sussex is certainly used to being the centre of attention and having the world's eyes locked on her every move.

But while Meghan seems to have taken the intense demands of royal life in her stride, the former actress revealed that it was a different kind of pressure that she suffered from keenly before her romance with Harry blossomed.

The 37-year-old disclosed that she now feels 'free' after closing down her social media accounts and lifestyle blog as she spoke out on the dangers of seeking validation online.

Wanting Some More! Floyd Mayweather Drops $2K On Lottery Tickets

Papiiii! Boxer Floyd Mayweather may be the richest athlete in the world, but that's not stopping him from trying to win the $1 billion Mega Millions lottery jackpot.

Mayweather, 41, was spotted leaving a 76 gas station in Beverly Hills, where he bought $2,000 worth of lottery tickets.

Mayweather's net worth estimated between $700 million and $1 billion, according to Investopedia, but Floyd is clearly hoping to tack on even more.

Mayweather was spotted wearing a plain white T-shirt, camoflauge pants and tan boots while heading out to the store with his bodyguard.

Ghen Ghen! Amosun Releases Statement, Says I Won't Hand Over To APC's Choice, But Akinlade

Despite the fact that the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress has submitted the name of oil mogul, Dapo Abiodun, as the Ogun State governorship candidate, the state governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, on Friday insisted on handing over to his choice candidate,  Adekunle Akinlade.

This was contained in a statement released on his behalf by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Otunba Adedayo Adeneye.

The governor, however, restated his commitment to supporting President Muhammadu Buhari and his party in next year’s elections.

Unbelievable PHOTOS Of A Dilapidated But Moving Truck In Lagos

Mehn, you have NEVER seen a thing like this before. I am not exaggerating, you have NEVER seen one before. Even a Danfo is better. Shockingly, the truck still MOVES!

More photos shared by Nelson below...

I’m Glad I Didn’t Remarry, Iya Rainbow Remembers Her Past At 76

Idowu Philips, popularly known as Iya Rainbow recently clocked 76; it is worthy of note that the veteran actress has aged gracefully. In a chat with Saturday Beats, the thespian called on the government to put in more efforts at combating the deadly cankerworm called piracy eating up the industry.

The veteran also advised the upcoming actors and actresses in the industry to live in harmony and stay focused on their career and ambition.

“People in the industry should love themselves and be faithful to their colleagues; they should not live a fake life. The youths of this generation think we are stupid but we are not; there are some things I overlook on set just because of the passion I have for my career. I respect both the old and the young in the industry because of my goal.

Check Out World's Thinnest Phone By Japan

A 5.3mm (0.2in) thick 4G phone has been announced by Japan's biggest telecoms firm NTT Docomo.

The compact device, which will be released in Japan next month, is designed to fit inside a card holder.

It is part of a trend to offer so-called companion mobile devices to those who already own larger smartphones.

The phone weighs 47g (1.6oz) and features an electronic-paper touchscreen, similar to e-books.

Thief Electrocuted While Trying To Steal Electric Wire In Daura [Graphic Photos]

A certain man in Makera Housing estate along Daura road , Kastina state has been electrocuted, when he attempted to steal and electric wire. It was in the middle of the night and there was no light. He mounted the pole to quickly carry out the act, but unfortunately power was restored and he was instantly electrocuted.

Residents woke up to see him hanging dead on the pole and called the police. The men of the Nigerian forced has however taken his corpse for further investigation. This happened yesterday morning.

Very gory pics below...

Amaechi Calls For Stringent Punishment For Road Offenders, Wants Support Of United Nations

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has called for the support of United Nations  and stakeholders in establishing stringent punishment for road offenders in the country.

Amaechi made the call when a delegation of the United Nations Decade of Action on Road Safety and Traffic Injury Prevention Nigeria visited him in Abuja.

He said that if there were stiffer punishments like going to jail for offenders of the law, then road users, especially politicians, would obey the traffic laws.

According to him, the UN should start its advocacy from the State parliament, judiciary and the police for enforcement as this will limit the freedom of road users and instill discipline.

I Am A Mature Comedian; I Can’t Do Social Media Skits - Mr Latin

Comic actor and filmmaker, Bolaji Amusan aka Mr Latin, has said he has never thought of going into making social media skits because he is a mature comedian. The veteran emphasised that the reason for his decision is due to the fact that there are some things he has left for the younger generation and online skits is one of them.

“I have never thought of delving into Instagram skits because I am a mature comedian and I have been in the industry for many years. This is the time to give room to the younger comedians to explore their talent.

“I will advise upcoming comic actors to stay true to themselves and be original; they should not try to imitate anybody. One major improvement I want to see in the movie industry is for us to gear up to produce more cinematic movies so that our movies will be accepted internationally,” he said.

I Don’t Know Tinubu’s Position In APC -Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says he doesn’t know the position Asiwaju Bola Tinubu currently holds in the ruling All Progressives Congress.

Obasanjo said this during a programme titled, “The Talk,” which was aired on a YouTube Channel, “Voice of the People.”

The former President had been asked to identify the designations of certain political figures in the country.

He identified Muhammadu Buhari and Prof. Yemi Osinbajo as the President and Vice President respectively, while he also identified Senator Bukola Saraki as the Senate President.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Why We Prefer Fairly-Used Underwear - Abia women

The business of fairly-used female underwear now enjoy high patronage among the womenfolk in Umuahia, Abia, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The dealers of the materials locally called “okrika’’, are also recording high traffic of customers daily from neighbouring communities to the state capital.

Some of the women, mainly middle-aged, who shoved themselves around to enable them pick their choice of the underwear at Isi Gate Market, Umuahia, told NAN that they preferred the “okrika’’, especially pants, to new ones. One of them, who made selections of different colours and designs, said she and most women now preferred the fairly-used underwear often imported from abroad.

Asked if she was not ashamed being seen buying the materials, the lady who pleaded anonymity, queried why she should be ashamed of her choice of underwear.

Olamide Takes His Son To Disneyland [Photos]

Somehow found myself in Disneyland with my hitta 🔨 🤷🏽‍♂️, he captioned the photos. One more pic below....

Driving Vehicles Without Tinted Glass Permit Is An Offence - Police

The Plateau Police Command has warned politicians, government officials and other motorists in the state to desist from using tinted glass on their vehicles without proper authorisation.

Police Public Relations Officer in the state Police Command, DSP Terna Tyopev, gave the warning in a statement on Friday in Jos.

Tyopev said the trend poses serious security threats as kidnappers, robbers and other criminals use it to beat security checks.

He also warned those covering their vehicle number plates to desist, adding that the trend had been abused by misguided youths.

Motorcyclist Snatches Another Motorcyclist’s Wallet On Motion

A 31-year-old commercial motorcyclist, Oyinbo Oghenetega, on Friday appeared in Okitipupa Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ondo State over alleged snatching of wallet containing N3,000 and ATM card.

The accused is facing a two-count charge of felony and stealing.

Police Insp. Ayodeji Omoyeigha, prosecuting, told the court that the alleged wallet-snatcher and another man still at large had committed the offences on Sept. 18 at noon at Sabo Area of Okitipupa.

He said the accused snatched the wallet from the back pocket of the complainant, Temitayo Ogungbemi, while on his motorcycle.

Boko Haram’ll Soon Be History- President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday night said that the brutal activities of the Boko Haram sect would soon become history.

He gave the assurance while hosting members of the Kannywood entertainment industry to a dinner at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Speaking in Hausa language, he said that the Federal Government would not allow any group hiding under religion to unleash terror on innocent citizens.

He said: “It’s totally wrong for any believer in God to kill innocent people either in the Mosque, Church or the market place.

Photo Of Ooni 's New Wife Performing Marriage Rites

Here is a photo of Olori Naomi Silekunola Ogunwusi  crossing on  spill of blood as one of the rites she had to performed as she moved into the Ooni of Ife's palace.

20-Year Old Rapper Who Doubles As Popular OAP's Son Dies In His Sleep [Pictured]

Akinwunmi Alabi, an Ibadan based popular OAP has lost his son, Hammed who bears the stage name H-Ranking as a rapper. Hammed was said to have slept on the 29th of September and never woke up.

Though a lot of people have commiserated with his father, the news is only flyingjust flittering around town. Before his death, Hammed was a student of Adeleke University.

Fake Soldier Arrested For Stealing Toyota Sequia

The Ondo State Police Command on Wednesday said it had arrested a man, Abubakar Aliu, for stealing a Toyota Sequia in Ondo town.

The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Femi Joseph, said the suspect wore an army uniform and claimed to be a colonel when he committed the offence.

The PPRO explained that the suspect stole the vehicle with number plate, AGL 230 EH, at a mechanic workshop in Ondo town and took the vehicle to Kogi State, where he was later arrested by the police.

He said, “The case was reported at the Enu-Owa Police Division, Ondo, on October 5, 2018, and later transferred to Area Command in Ondo.

Avoid Political Thuggery, Ayuba Advises Youths

Popular musician, Adewale Ayuba, on Friday, advised Nigerian youth to avoid being used as political thugs in the forthcoming 2019 general elections.

Ayuba gave the advice while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos.

According to him, the youth have been vulnerable to such activities over the years due to the economic state of the nation.

He said that youths should think more of being responsible citizens and embrace available skills capable of rendering them self-reliant, rather than wait to be hired by politicians to perpetrate atrocities during elections.

What Meghan & Harry Do With All The Gifts They're Given On Royal Tour

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have accepted many lovely gifts from the Australian public over the first four days of their royal tour .

And they're likely to receive many more as they travel to New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga.

On Friday in Sydney, Meghan looked shocked when she was handed a bunch of carrots before excitedly telling Harry: "We've got veggies!"

The carrots were later pictured on the floor with other gifts given to the Duke and Duchess.

90-Year-Old Man Dies Of Shock As Store Runs Out Of His Favourite Beer

Members of Hungwe Village in Ndolwane area were left in shock after 90-year-old Ntumbu Ndlovu collapsed and died at a shopping center in Plumtree when he found out that a shop had run out of his favorite beer.

Sources said Ndlovu had left home at around 5pm, and gone to his niece’s homestead who stays in the same village to collect his groceries which he had left there.

A family member, Ethel Tshuma said the deceased was a habitual drinker and loved Ingwebu opaque beer and had no health problems except for the fact that he was advanced in age.

Anambra Bans Religious Activities In Public Schools

The Anambra Government has banned religious bodies from using either public schools or its facilities to conduct religious services across the state.

Adinuba said the ban became imperative because of the ongoing seeming ownership tussle of Bishop Crowder Memorial School, Onitsha, being contested between the state and the Diocese on the Niger, Anglican Communion. The Church, through its legal Secretary, Mr Tabugbo Anaeto, is claiming ownership of the school. Members of the Anglican Church recently staged a peaceful protest and subsequently released a statement, accusing the state government of its alleged refusal from allowing it to assume ownership of its property.

Okon & Wife Celebrate 5th Wedding Anniversary

Nollywood comic actor, Okon and his wife are celebrating their 5th wedding anniversary today .

Writing on his instagram page, he said; ''This day, 5 years ago I made a choice of a partner to walk the rest of my life with. It was not to be ALL a rosy and smooth a walk in the park but so far with every inch of a step I make, I look back in satisfaction that I got this right. Thank you Jesus. Thank you my Deputy @mrs_imebishop ?? Happy Wedding Anniversary to us ?? #okonlagos#okonrepublic #iyammi #chisos#wosappen''.

Wife Seeks Divorce Over Husband’s Inability To Provide Food

A housewife, Mrs Hafsat Zakaria, on Friday  sought dissolution of her 16-years marriage over alleged failure by her husband to provide food.

Hafsat also told a Sharia Court in Minna that  her husband, Mr Umar Aliyu, was not providing money for general maintenance of their home.

“My husband is not living up to his responsibility of putting food on the table.
“He also failed in providing for my general maintenance and upkeep of our four children.

“That is why I am begging this honourable court to bring the marriage to an end,” she said.

Slay Queen Almost Killed Me With P*rn - Lupita ’s Dad

Professor Anyang’ Nyong’o, who is the father of Hollywood actress, Lupita Nyong’o and Kisumu governor has revealed he endured many sleepless nights courtesy of a beautiful woman who kept tormenting him with n-de photos.

He disclosed that the woman, who remains unknown to him, would send explicit photos and raunchy messages, especially at night, via WhatsApp.

“I never gave her my number. I even don’t know who she is, yet she kept tormenting me at night with love messages,” Nyong’o complained.

Photos/Video: Nnamdi Kanu Spotted In Jerusalem

Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Knau was spotted praying in Jerusalem, Israel today. Kanu went missing in September last year after the military invaded his home in Abia state.

Flood Sacks 35 Edo Communities, Kills 6

Flooding killed six people and sacked no fewer than 35 communities in the Esan South East Local Government Area of Edo this year

The Chairman of the council, Mr Victor Emuankhangbon, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Ubiaja, the headquarters of the council. He said that the flooding also affected many farm lands.

Ekiti Muslims Reject Fayemi’s Appointments

The Muslim community in Ekiti state on Thursday rejected what was called lopsidedness in the three appointments made so far by Governor Kayode Fayemi, since he was sworn in on Tuesday. The state Coordinator of the state chapter of the National Council of Muslim Youth Organizations, (NACOMYO), Mr. Tajudeen Ahmed, made the displeasure of the group known at a media briefing, after a protest staged at the Ado Ekiti Central mosque.

He described the appointments made so far by the new governor as not only lopsided, but also a grand plan to totally marginalise the Muslim community in the state.” The Muslims faithful said the appointment of the Secretary to the State Government, the Chief of Staff and the Chief Press Secretary was against balance and fairness against the Muslim community which Fayemi promised. ” The exclusion of Muslims from the principal officers of this administration is worrisome, unjust, condemnable and unacceptable.”